Town Gate Bridge in Copenhagen

3XN’s proposal for a construction on Marmormolen in Copenhagen is both: a town gate and a bridge that links Marmormolen with Langeliniekaj, creating a new coherent area in Copenhagen Harbor.

A bridge spanning a body of deep water, providing the only dry connection between two stretches of land, is one of the most powerful architectural experiences in the landscape. Another classical element is the town gate, which marks the boundary between the countryside and the town, and ‘contains’ the town, physically, structurally and aesthetically.

Check out 3XN’s website for more info:

http://www.3xn.dk/

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~ by gakka30 on November 25, 2008.

One Response to “Town Gate Bridge in Copenhagen”

  1. It does look sweet doesn’t it – wouldn’t wanna stand in the middle bit though – look’s awfully thin there :S

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